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Dr Barry Porter

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  1. 2019
  2. Published

    General Program Synthesis using Guided Corpus Generation and Automatic Refactoring

    Wild, A. & Porter, B., 31/08/2019, Search-Based Software Engineering: 11th International Symposium, SSBSE 2019, Tallinn, Estonia, August 31 – September 1, 2019, Proceedings. Nejati, S. & Gay, G. (eds.). Cham: Springer-Verlag, p. 89-104 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 11664).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  3. Published

    Code Synthesis in Self-improving Software Systems

    Rodrigues Filho, R., Wild, A. & Porter, B., 8/08/2019, International Workshop of Self-Improving System Integration. IEEE, p. 4-5 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  4. Published

    Emergent Scheduling of Distributed Execution Frameworks

    Dean, P. & Porter, B., 8/08/2019, Doctoral Symposium at the International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems. IEEE, p. 240-242 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  5. Published

    How to Build Emergent Software Systems (Tutorial)

    Rodrigues Filho, R. & Porter, B., 8/08/2019, International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems. IEEE, p. 253-254 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNAbstract

  6. Published

    Distributed Emergent Software: Assembling, Perceiving and Learning Systems at Scale

    Porter, B. & Rodrigues Filho, R., 1/08/2019, 2019 IEEE 13th International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO). IEEE, p. 127-136 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  7. Published

    The Design and Deployment of an End-To-End IoT Infrastructure for the Natural Environment

    Nundloll, V., Porter, B., Blair, G., Emmett, B., Jones, D., Chadwick, D., Winterbourn, B., Beattie, P., Dean, G., Shaw, R., Shelley, W., Brown, M. & Ullah, I., 7/06/2019, In : Future Internet. 11, 6, 27 p., 129.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  8. 2018
  9. Published

    Towards Emergent Microservices for Client-Tailored Design

    Rodrigues Filho, R. V., Pereira de Sa, M., Porter, B. F. & Costa, F., 10/12/2018, 17th Workshop on Adaptive and Reflective Middleware . ACM, 6 p. 2

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  10. Published

    Hierarchical Self-awareness and Authority for Scalable Self-integrating Systems

    Diaconescu, A., Porter, B. F., Rodrigues Filho, R. V. & Pournaras, E., 3/09/2018, 2018 IEEE 3rd International Workshops on Foundations and Applications of Self* Systems (FAS*W). IEEE, p. 168-175 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  11. Published

    Experiments in Genetic Divergence for Emergent Systems

    McGowan, C., Wild, A. & Porter, B. F., 2/06/2018, GI '18 Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Genetic Improvement Workshop. ACM, p. 9-16 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  12. 2017
  13. Published

    Improving Spark Application Throughput Via Memory Aware Task Co-location: A Mixture of Experts Approach

    Sanz Marco, V., Taylor, B., Porter, B. F. & Wang, Z., 11/12/2017, Middleware '17 Proceedings of the 18th ACM/IFIP/USENIX Middleware Conference. New York: ACM, p. 95-108 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  14. Published

    Defining emergent software using continuous self-assembly, perception and learning

    Rodrigues Filho, R. & Porter, B. F., 09/2017, In : ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems. 12, 3, 25 p., 16.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  15. Published

    Real-time power cycling in video on demand data centres using online Bayesian prediction

    Sanz Marco, V., Wang, Z. & Porter, B. F., 5/06/2017, 2017 IEEE 37th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems. IEEE, p. 2125-2130 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  16. Published

    On using micro-clouds to deliver the fog

    Elkhatib, Y., Porter, B. F., B. Ribeiro, H., Zhani, M. F., Qadir, J. & Rivière, E., 03/2017, In : IEEE Internet Computing. 21, 2, p. 8-15 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  17. 2016
  18. Published

    Experiments with a machine-centric approach to realise distributed emergent software systems

    Rodrigues Filho, R. & Porter, B. F., 13/12/2016, ARM 2016 Proceedings of the 15th International Workshop on Adaptive and Reflective Middleware. New York: ACM, 6 p. 1

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  19. Published

    Losing control: the case for emergent software systems using autonomous assembly, perception and learning

    Porter, B. F. & Rodrigues Filho, R., 8/12/2016, 2016 IEEE 10th International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO). IEEE, p. 40-49 10 p. (Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO), 2016 IEEE 10th International Conference on).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  20. Published

    REX: a development platform and online learning approach for Runtime emergent software systems

    Porter, B. F., Grieves, M., Rodrigues Filho, R. & Leslie, D. S., 2/11/2016, Proceedings of the 12th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation. USENIX Association, p. 333-348 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  21. Published

    A runtime framework for machine-augmented software design using unsupervised self-learning

    Rodrigues Filho, R. & Porter, B. F., 20/07/2016, p. 231-232. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Poster

  22. Published

    Demonstrating a runtime machine-centric emergent software architecture framework

    Rodrigues Filho, R. & Porter, B. F., 17/07/2016, Autonomic Computing (ICAC), 2016 IEEE International Conference on. IEEE, p. 239-240 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  23. 2015
  24. Published

    Teaching computer science to 5-7 year-olds: an initial study with Scratch, Cubelets and unplugged computing

    Wohl, B., Porter, B. & Clinch, S., 9/11/2015, WiPSCE '15 Proceedings of the Workshop in Primary and Secondary Computing Education . New York: ACM, p. 55-60 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  25. Published

    Hitch Hiker: a remote binding model with priority based data aggregation for wireless sensor networks

    Ramachandran, G. S., Daniels, W., Proença, J., Michiels, S., Joosen, W., Hughes, D. & Porter, B. F., 1/01/2015, CBSE '15 Proceedings of the 18th International ACM SIGSOFT Symposium on Component-Based Software Engineering. New York: ACM, p. 43-48 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  26. 2014
  27. Published

    Environmental IoT: programming cyber-physical clouds with high-level system specifications

    Rodrigues Filho, R., Porter, B. & Blair, G., 12/2014, Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC), 2014 IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on. IEEE, p. 947-950 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  28. Published

    Runtime modularity in complex structures: a component model for fine grained runtime adaptation

    Porter, B., 06/2014, CBSE '14 Proceedings of the 17th international ACM Sigsoft symposium on Component-based software engineering. New York: ACM, p. 29-34 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  29. Published

    PAMPA in the wild: a real-life evaluation of a lightweight ad-hoc broadcasting family

    Winstanley, C., Ramdhany, R., Taïani, F., Porter, B. & Miranda, H., 23/04/2014, In : Journal of Internet Services and Applications. 5, 1, 16 p., 5.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  30. 2013
  31. Published

    Managing software evolution in large-scale Wireless Sensor and Actuator Networks

    Porter, B., Coulson, G. & Roedig, U., 07/2013, In : ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks. 9, 4, p. 1-28 28 p., 54.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  32. Published

    Cliff-edge consensus: agreeing on the precipice

    Taïani, F., Porter, B., Coulson, G. & Raynal, M., 2013, Parallel computing technologies: 12th International Conference, PaCT 2013, St. Petersburg, Russia, September 30 - October 4, 2013. Proceedings. Malyshkin, V. (ed.). Berlin: Springer-Verlag, p. 51-64 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 7979).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  33. 2012
  34. Published

    From missions to systems: generating transparently distributable programs for sensor-oriented systems

    Porter, B., Dearle, A. & Dobson, S., 12/2012, MidSens '12 Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Middleware Tools, Services and Run-Time Support for Sensor Networks. New York: ACM, p. 1-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  35. Published

    PAMPA in the wild: a real-life evaluation of a lightweight ad-hoc broadcasting family

    Winstanley, C., Ramdhany, R., Taiani, F., Porter, B. & Miranda, H., 12/2012, MidSens '12 Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Middleware Tools, Services and Run-Time Support for Sensor Networks. New York: ACM, p. 1-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  36. Published

    Flexible Experimentation in Wireless Sensor Networks

    Coulson, G., Porter, B., Chatzigiannakis, I., Koninis, C., Fischer, S., Pfisterer, D., Bimschas, D., Braun, T., Hurni, P., Anwander, M., Wagenknecht, G., Fekete, S. P., Kroeller, A. & Baumgartner, T., 01/2012, In : Communications of the ACM. 55, 1, p. 82-90 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  37. 2011
  38. Published

    Type-safe updating for modular WSN software

    Porter, B., Coulson, G. & Roedig, U., 06/2011, Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems and Workshops (DCOSS), 2011 International Conference on . IEEE, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  39. 2010
  40. Published

    The Lorien dynamic component based OS

    Porter, B., Roedig, U., Taiani, F. & Coulson, G., 11/2010, SenSys '10 Proceedings of the 8th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems. ACM, p. 355-356 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  41. Published

    A comparison of static and dynamic component models for Wireless Sensor Networks

    Porter, B., Roedig, U., Taiani, F. & Coulson, G., 04/2010, Proceedings of the The First International Workshop on Networks of Cooperating Objects (CONET2010). 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  42. Published

    Overlay-based Middleware for the Pervasive Grid

    Grace, P., Hughes, D., Coulson, G., Blair, G. S., Porter, B. & Taiani, F., 01/2010, Handbook of Research on P2P and Grid Systems for Service-Oriented Computing: Models, Methodologies and Applications. IGI

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  43. Published

    Virtualising testbeds to support large-scale reconfigurable experimental facilities

    Baumgartner, T., Chatzigiannakis, I., Danckwardt, M., Koninis, C., Kroller, A., Mylonas, G., Pfisterer, D. & Porter, B., 2010, Wireless Sensor Networks : 7th European Conference, EWSN 2010, Coimbra, Portugal, February 17-19, 2010. Proceedings. Silva, J. S., Krishnamachari, B. & Boavida, F. (eds.). Berlin: Springer Verlag, p. 210-223 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5970).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  44. 2009
  45. Published

    Middleware Support for Dynamic Reconfiguration in Sensor Networks

    Grace, P., Hughes, D., Porter, B., Alcock, P., Coulson, G. & Blair, G. S., 06/2009. 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  46. Published

    Lorien: a pure dynamic component-based operating system for wireless sensor networks

    Porter, B. & Coulson, G., 2009, Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Middleware Tools, Services and Run-Time Support for Sensor Networks. New York: ACM, p. 7-12 6 p. (MidSens '09).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  47. 2008
  48. Published

    Experiences with open overlays: a middleware approach to network heterogeneity

    Grace, P., Hughes, D., Porter, B., Blair, G. S., Coulson, G. & Taiani, F., 2008, Proceedings of the 3rd ACM SIGOPS/EuroSys European Conference on Computer Systems 2008 (Eurosys '08). New York: ACM, p. 123-136 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  49. 2007
  50. Published

    An Adaptable WSN-based Flood Monitoring System

    Hughes, D., Blair, G., Coulson, G., Greenwood, P., Porter, B., Smith, P. & Beven, K., 2007. 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  51. 2006
  52. Published

    A distributed architecture meta-model for self-managed middleware

    Grace, P., Coulson, G., Blair, G. S. & Porter, B., 11/2006.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  53. Published

    Dynamic reconfiguration in sensor middleware

    Grace, P., Coulson, G., Blair, G. S., Porter, B. & Hughes, D., 11/2006, p. 1-6. 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  54. Published

    Using grid technologies to optimise a wireless sensor network for flood management

    Hughes, D., Greenwood, P., Porter, B., Grace, P., Coulson, G., Blair, G. S., Taiani, F., Pappenberger, F., Smith, P. J. & Beven, K., 11/2006, Proceeding SenSys '06 Proceedings of the 4th international conference on Embedded networked sensor systems. p. 389-390 2 p.

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  55. Published

    Using a Grid-Enabled Wireless Sensor Network for Flood Management

    Greenwood, P., Hughes, D., Porter, B., Grace, P., Coulson, G., Blair, G. S., Taiani, F., Pappenberger, F., Smith, P. J. & Beven, K., 09/2006.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Other

  56. Published

    A component-based middleware framework for configurable and reconfigurable Grid computing

    Coulson, G., Grace, P., Blair, G., Cai, W., Cooper, C., Duce, D., Mathy, L., Yeung, W. K., Porter, B., Sagar, M. & Li, W., 07/2006, In : Concurrency and computation-Practice & experience. 18, 8, p. 865-874 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  57. Published

    Addressing network heterogeneity in pervasive application environments

    Grace, P., Coulson, G., Blair, G. S. & Porter, B., 05/2006, Proceeding InterSense '06 Proceedings of the first international conference on Integrated internet ad hoc and sensor networks.

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  58. Published

    A generic self-repair approach for overlays

    Porter, B., Coulson, G. & Taiani, F., 2006, On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems 2006: OTM 2006 Workshops, Pt 2, Proceedings. Meersman, R., Tari, Z. & Herrero, P. (eds.). BERLIN: SPRINGER-VERLAG BERLIN, Vol. 4278. p. 1490-1499 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  59. Published

    A specification-to-deployment architecture for overlay networks

    Behnel, S., Buchmann, A., Grace, P., Porter, B. & Coulson, G., 2006, On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems 2006: COOPIS, DOA, GADA, and ODBASE, Proceedings Part II. Meersman, R. & Tari, Z. (eds.). Berlin: Springer Verlag, p. 1522-1540 19 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4276).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  60. Published

    Generalised repair for overlay networks

    Porter, B., Taiani, F. & Coulson, G., 2006, SRDS 2006: 25th IEEE Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems, Proceedings. Kawada, S. (ed.). LOS ALAMITOS: IEEE COMPUTER SOC, p. 132-142 11 p.

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  61. Published

    Intelligent dependability services for overlay networks

    Porter, B., Coulson, G. & Hughes, D., 2006, Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems. Eliassen, F. & Montresor, A. (eds.). Berlin: Springer Verlag, p. 199-212 14 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 4025).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  62. 2005
  63. Published

    Open Overlay Support for the Divergent Grid

    Coulson, G., Blair, G. S., Grace, P., Porter, B., Cai, W., Cooper, C., Duce, D., Younas, M., Li, W. & Sagar, M., 09/2005.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  64. Published

    A generic approach to dependability in overlay networks

    Porter, B. & Coulson, G., 2005, On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systsems 2005: OTM 2005 Workshops, Proceedings. Meersman, R., Tari, Z. & Herrero, P. (eds.). Berlin: Springer Verlag, p. 18-19 2 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3762).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  65. Published

    Deep middleware for the divergent grid

    Grace, P., Coulson, G., Blair, G. & Porter, B., 2005, Proceeding Middleware '05 Proceedings of the ACM/IFIP/USENIX 2005 International Conference on Middleware. Alonso, G. (ed.). Berlin: Springer Verlag, p. 334-353 20 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 3790).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

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